October 4, 2007 Teleconference

Valuation & Forensics - Why & How™

Featuring Darrell Dorrell of Financial Forensics

Telephone Dial-In Audio Conference
Thursday, October 4, 2007

10:00am-11:40am PDT / 11:00am-12:40pm MDT / 12:00pm-1:40pm CDT / 1:00pm-2:40pm EDT

Presented by Business Valuation Resources, LLC. Earn TWO INTERACTIVE CPE credits for participating in this conference Only $249.00 for a single dial-in connection. Use your conference room and the whole office can listen in. Two CPE credits are available for each additional listener sharing the same phone connection - only $49.00 per person.

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Learning Objectives:

  • Understand what forensic accounting has to do with valuation and how it is currently defined
  • Learn how to integrate complex forensic accounting techniques into your everyday practice and walk away with a clear action plan
  • Learn the specific rules governing this area of your practice

Program Outline:

  • Brief Introduction
  • Panelist Presentation on Valuation & Forensics - Why & How™
  • What does Forensic Accounting Have to Do with Valuation?
  • Forensic Accounting as a Core Capability
  • Forensic Accounting Organizations
  • Definitions of Forensic Accounting
  • Representative Valuation Cases
  • Forensic Accounting Tools & Methods You’ll Need
  • Examples of Balance Sheets and Income Statement Analyses
  • Benford’s Law: Requirements & Tests
  • Forensic Accounting Investigation
  • What You Should Implement Now!
  • Audience and Panelist Q & A
  • Concluding Remarks

Featured Panel:

Darrell Dorrell, CPA/ABV, MBA, ASA, CVA, CMA, DABFA

Darrell is a forensic accountant specializing in the determination, investigation, restatement, analysis, interpretation, forecasting, feasibility, translation and visualization of complex financial and operational data.

He has served as an expert witness/consultant in more than 500 matters. Typically, he applies such expertise within various Federal and state courts in connection with complex forensic accounting, civil litigation, criminal investigation, valuation and troubled businesses. The matters include alter ego, anti-trust, bankruptcy, breach of contract, estate and gift taxes family law, fraud, fraudulent conveyance/transfer intellectual property, lost profits, patent, solvency/insolvency, trademark, trade dress, and trade secrets, among others.

He is nationally recognized within his profession as a speaker and author, and has delivered more than 100 addresses to many national bodies on financial topics including the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), United States Department of Justice (USDOJ), Bankruptcy Bar Association, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts (NACVA), the Oregon and Washington bars, PriceWaterhouse Coopers, Institute of Management Accountants, SEAK, CPAA International, Inc., AGN, Inc., the National Litigation Support Services Association (NLSSA), Turnaround Management Association, and the California, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania and Washington Society of CPAs, among others.

He has published more than 50 articles in the American Journal of Family Law," Business Appraisal Practice, CPA Journal, Journal of Accountancy, “Litigation Counselor," the "National Litigation Consultants Review,” Valuation Examiner, RIA’s Valuation Strategies, and the United States Attorneys’ Bulletin. Also, he has been cited in Bloomberg Wealth Manager, Business Week, IR Magazine, the Portland Oregonian and the Practical Accountant.

He is a partner in a highly specialized forensic accounting practice, financialforensics® based in Lake Oswego (Portland), OR. The practice serves clients in many states throughout the US. His experience includes more than 35 years of very complex and highly specialized financial guidance for a wide variety of businesses and industries ranging from Fortune 500 through one-person operations.

He continues to teach adult students at 3 Portland universities since 1989 is privileged to have received the "Graduate Faculty of the Year" award for 2000.


CPE Credit Information

Earn 2 Interactive CPE Credits (Consulting Services)
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Please note: To receive CPE credit, you must fill out the post conference survey. The survey link is emailed to participants along with the dial-in number and registration code, normally sent two or more days prior to the conference. CPE credit only registrants will be sent the survey link via email.

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